In which I get out there in meat-space.
In which I geek-out over some high-tech print-production apparatus.
‘Notes from Walnut Tree Farm’ is by far my favourite Roger Deakin book. His assembled notes and jottings are packed full of ideas. The signal-to-noise ratio is phenomenal.
In which I describe a few of my favourite bridges from my photo-project ‘Hebden's Other Bridges’.
My recommendations for some top nature reading have been included in the updated Caught by the River Nature Book Reader webzine.
I've never seen stars remotely approaching those in Anglesey. There are so damn many of them. Thousand upon thousand. Too many to count.
August on the Dee Marshes and the Pennine Moors, including encounters with a bolshie pheasant, a practising peregrine, and a flirty wheatear.
When your instincts and your compass disagree, trust your instincts. I mean your compass.
How a mere week can make a big difference in the natural world.
An unwelcome modern intrusion into one of my favourite wildernesses takes me on an unplanned medieval journey in reverse.